explain preposition?

Preposition is a word that links noun, pronoun and phrases (object) in a sentence to other words (subject). It is essentially used to point out the relation between the two.


A book is on the table.
The glass is filled with water.


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A preposition is a word which governs a noun. It expresses a relation between that noun and another word or element in a clause or sentence.

"on" is a preposition -> the book on the table.

"after" is a preposition -> the package arrived after I left the house.

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